Utah

Tips and Articles in Utah

Las Vegas, New Mexico, isn't much of a town these days. Its tumbleweed look and feel make it seem more like an afterthought than a destination. In fact, after barreling along the eastern slopes of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains on the way down I-2...
It’s 12:45 p.m., and just four hours after leaving LAX, my kids and I are already zooming east down I-80 in our rented red Expedition from the Salt Lake airport on the way to Park City. Maddie, 13, and Andrew, 12, are rocking out on their iPods (s...
Like settlers 150 years before them, Karen Kesler and Sally Elliot are pioneers — but instead of journeying west to stake their claim in remote territory, they forsook notoriously scenic Mendocino, California, for 72 high-desert acres in southern ...
See our slideshow of 2009 Travel Horoscopes. Matt Murphy, 38, a Capricorn from New York City, is planning a big trip in 2009 but agonizing between a jaunt to tango in Buenos Aires or a nightlife jag in Shanghai. The price is the same, but which t...
For lovers of old-fashioned amusement parks, 1955 will forever live in infamy. That was the year Disneyland opened, and family fun has never been quite the same. Soon, theme parks were sprawling everywhere, with half-mile lines, high-concept rides...
With its fresh green scent and soothing, cooling properties, the once-lowly cucumber is now enjoying its status as a core ingredient on restaurant and spa menus. SIP IT Vacationers at the Golden Door spa in Puerto Rico's Las Casitas Village (Fa...
She was about 25 years old, profiling in snowboarding duds and pigtails and she was speaking loudly into a cell phone in the concession line at the Trolley Square theater in Salt Lake City. "Sign him. Do you hear me? Sign him. Do not go into th...
See our slideshow of the Best Affordable Ski Resorts. Savvy skiers, listen up: This could just be your year to find great deals at some of America’s best ski resorts. That’s because these winter hot spots are bracing for a rough season: the risi...
See our slideshow of Olympic Venues Open to the Public. Mark Hobson, a 61-year-old creative director and wilderness guide, pushes his sled into the luge track in Lake Placid, New York, leans back, and rockets down the same ice chute used by the ...